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x_acto
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How about ESD Control?
x_acto   3/12/2014 1:38:18 PM
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I would add a 3M 6811 SKU 80001389834 ESD Static Dissipative Mat to line the whole work surface, its respective Common Ground Cord 3M LPCGC150M SKU 80000955221 (don't forget to ground it!), a 3M Metal Wrist Band, Adjustable, with 6 ft. Cord AMWS61M SKU 80001122755, and a Staples Item: 562401    Model: DH240MB Copyholder/Monitor Mount Clip to hold schematics or assembly instructions.

DScottS
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Additions to the portable bench
DScottS   3/12/2014 1:39:29 PM
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I would add an antistatic pad to the worksurface and a strap back to ground.

zeeglen
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Nice idea
zeeglen   3/12/2014 1:40:34 PM
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Upgrades?  ESD mat, or a metal cookie sheet on which one can rest the hands for automatic grounding without a wrist strap.  The raised edges also keep small parts from straying onto the floor.

Caleb Kraft
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Re: Nice idea
Caleb Kraft   3/12/2014 5:19:50 PM
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A lip around the edge wouldn't be a bad idea at all.

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